Another year of Highland Games is now over for us, and we attended the Foothills, Calgary and Canmore games this year. The Calgary games celebrated their 100th anniversary but because the vendors and other booths were all tucked away inside a building this time, the games seemed smaller than usual. “The Vikings” (Sons of Fenrir) […]
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We spent today at the Canmore Highland Games this weekend, which provided plenty of entertainment and beautiful weather (for once!). Canmore is an amazing place to attend the games, especially the massed pipe bands that wrap up the event. The surrounding mountains provide an impressive visual backdrop but also enhance the sound of the massed […]
Pipers, drummers, dancers and vikings! This year’s Calgary Highland Games was fantastic! This was the largest Calgary games we’ve been to so far, and while moving the location much further away mean for a longer drive, the extra space allowed for much more entertainment. View my 2011 Calgary Highland Games photostream.